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Cahill: Lampard rescued me

February 7, 2013
By ESPN staff
England defender Gary Cahill was thankful Chelsea team-mate Frank Lampard came to the rescue after his mistake nearly cost England its famous 2-1 victory over Brazil at Wembley.

England was 1-0 up courtesy of a Wayne Rooney goal and heading for glory when a nonchalant Cahill attempted to dribble the ball out of his own penalty area.

The Brazil forwards pounced on the casual 27-year-old, robbing the ball and sending Fred through on goal to equalise past Joe Hart.

However, ...

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